Distinguished alumnus Bob Belden is directing the Herbie Hancock Ensemble at the New School in the fall 2006 semester. He's made some work available on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=Bobbelden
Two recent additions:
"In Questa Reggia" from TURANDOT
Recorded June 1, 1992 at Capitol Studio, A, Hollywood, CA.
Engineered by Jim Anderson. Arranged and Conducted by BOB BELDEN
Wallace Roney-trumpet soloist. Frank Szabo, Chuck Findlay, Les Lovitt, Oscar Brashear, Snooky Young-trumpets. Bill Watrous, Bill Reidenbach-trombone, Bill Lane-french horn, Bill Roper-tuba. Jim Walker, Sam Riney, Gary Herbig, Gene Cipriano, Ron Janelli-winds.
Ira Coleman-bass, Ralph Penland-drums, Bruce Hall-timpani.
IN ANTICIPATION OF THE UPCOMING BRIAN DePALMA FILM BASED ON THE JAMES ELROY NOVEL "BLACK DAHLIA" I HAVE PREPARED A VIDEO FROM MY RECORDING SESSION IN 2000, WHERE WE RECORDED AN ORIGINAL TONE POEM, DEDICATED TO THE "BLACK DAHLIA"....
"Black Dahlia" from the CD BLACK DAHLIA (Blue Note)
Recored May 1, 2000 at Sony Music Studios, Main Stage, NYC. Engineered by Richard King. Bob Belden-composer and conductor. Lawrence Feldman-alto saxophone soloist. Filmed by Kevin Jones